Books Donated to the Fort Myers Library Genealogy Collection
by the Lee County Genealogical Society

 

2013

Abstracts of Berks County, Pennsylvania Wills: 1758-1800 v.2, by Jacob Martin and John P. Smith.

Abstracts of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania Wills: 1750-1785; 1786-1820, by F. Edward Wright.

Abstracts of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Wills: 1732-1785; 1786-1820, by Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

Abstracts of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: Wills and Administrations 1784-1823, by Ellwood Roberts.

Abstracts of Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Wills: 1726-1747; 1748-1763; 1777-1790; 1790-1802; 1802-1809, by F. Edward Wright.

Abstracts of Washington County, Pennsylvania: Willbooks 1-5 1776-1841, by Bob and Mary Closson.

Bedford County, Pennsylvania 1779 Tax List and 1784 Census, by the Staff of the Pennsylvania State Archives.

Delaware Bible Records: Volume 5, by Donald O. Virdin and Ly Verne V. Hall.

Early Landowners of Pennsylvania: Land Tracts Transferred from Virginia to Pennsylvania Jurisdiction 1779-1780, 2nd Edition, by Sharon MacInnes.

Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, Lancaster, Pennsylvania: v.1 1730-1767; v. 21767-1782; v. 3 1782-1796; v. 4 1797-1810; v. 5 Burial Records, by Debra D. Smith and Frederick S. Weiser.

Genealogical Collection of Kentucky Birth and Death Records: v. 1, by Sherida K. Eddlemon.

In Full Force and Virtue: North Carolina Emancipation Records 1713-1860, by William L. Byrd, III.

Monongalia County (West) Virginia DeedBook Records: 1784-1810 (Old Series Volumes 1-4), by Rick Toothman.

North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, by William Byrd III and John H. Smith.

Staten Island Wills and Letters of Administration: Richmond County, New York 1670-1800, by Charlotte Megill Hix.

Pioneer Families of Orange County, New Yorkk, compiled by Martha and Bill Reamy.

 


2012

Abstracts of Obituaries in the Western Christian Advocate, 1834-1850, by Family History Section, Indiana Historical Society.
 
Abstracts of the Testamentary Proceedings of the Prerogative Court of Maryland, Volumes 17, 1724-1727 Libers 27 (Pp. 141-402) and 28 (Pp. 1-101), by V. L. Skinner.
 
Abstracts of the Testamentary Proceedings of the Prerogative Court of Maryland, Volumes 18, 1727–30. Libers 28 (Pp. 102–491), 29 (1–64), by V. L. Skinner.
 
Abstracts of the Testamentary Proceedings of the Prerogative Court of Maryland, Volumes 27, 1753, 1750-1751. Libers 33 (Pp. 126-End), 34, 35 (Pp. 1-114), by V. L. Skinner.
 
Abstracts of the Testamentary Proceedings of the Prerogative Court of Maryland, Volumes 28, 1751-1752, 1755. Libers 35 (Pp. 115-End), 36 (Pp.1-207), by V. L. Skinner.
 
Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, V. 44, Stafford 1719-1850, Tolland 1715-1850, by Lorraine Cook White.
 
Buried Genealogical Data: A Complete List of Addressed Letters Left in the Post Offices of Philadelphia, Chester, Lancaster, Trenton, New Castle and Wilmington, 1748-1780, by Kenneth Scott and Kenn Stryker-Rodda.
 
Directory of Maryland Burial Grounds by the Genealogical Council of Maryland.
 
Genealogist’s Handbook for New England Research, 5th edition, by Michael J. Leclerc (editor).
 
Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U. S. Ports, Volumes 19, Jan 1867-Aug 1867, by Glazier & Filby.
 
Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U. S. Ports, Volumes 20, Aug 1867-May 1868 by Glazier & Filby.
 
Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U. S. Ports, Volumes 59, May 1890-Nov 1890 by Glazier & Filby.
 
Manuscripts at the New England Historic Genealogical Society, R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, first comprehensive edition, edited by Timothy G. X. Salls and Judith Lucey.
 
Map Guides to German Parish Registers, Volumes 38, Imperial Province of Alsace-Lorraine VI (Elsass-Lothringen – District of Lothringen II - French Department of Lorraine – Kreise (Arrondissements) Saarburg and Salzburg with full index of included towns by Kevan Hansen.
 
Map Guides to German Parish Registers, Volumes 39, Kingdom of Prussia, Province of Westphalia I and the Principalities of Lippe & Schaumburg Lippe, with full index of included towns by Kevan Hansen.
 
Marriages of Monmouth County, New Jersey, 1795-1843, by George Gibson and Florence Gibson.
 
Neglected and Forgotten: Fauquier County, Virginia French & Indian War, Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Veterans, by Joan W. Peters.
 
Pennsylvania Land Applications, V. 1, East Side Applications, 1765-1769, by Kenneth D. McCrea.
 
Register in Alphabetical Order of the Early Settlers of Kings County, Long Island, New York from its First Settlement by Europeans to 1700, by Teunis G. Bergen.
 
Rhineland Emigrants: Lists of German Settlers in Colonial America by Don Yoder.
 
Scottish Highlanders on the Eve of the Great Migration, 1725-1775: The People of the Grampian Highlands, by David Dobson.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 2: Abbot to Burtch.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 3: Burtis to Dakin.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 4: Darbyshire to Everitt.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 5: Fackert to Haas.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 6: Hadden to Hunt.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 7: Hunter to Leavens.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 8: Lee to Millington.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 9: Mills to Page.
 
Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Dutchess County, New York, by Frank J. Doherty Volume 10.
 
Ships from Scotland to America, 1628-1828, V.3, by David Dobson.
 
The People of Ireland, 1600-1699, Part 3 by David Dobson.
 
Transcription of Provincial North Carolina Wills, 1663-1729/30, Vol. 2, Testators L-Z, by John Anderson Brayton.

 

2011

Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Volumes 12, 14, 24, 32, 38, 53, and 55 by Lorraine Cook White.

Marriages of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, 1783-1868 compiled by Brent H. Holcomb.

The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635 - V. 6 - includes surnames “R” and “S”; and V. 7 - includes surnames “T” through “Y”. (This completes the series.)

Erin’s Sons: Irish Arrivals in Atlantic Canada, 1751-1858, V.3 by Terrence M. Punch.

Chickasaw by Blood Enrollment Cards, 1898-1914, V. 3 by Jeff Bowen.

Map Guides to German Parish Registers, Volumes 27, 28, 29, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36 and 37 by Kevan Hansen.

The First Germans in America: with a Biographical Directory of New York by Don Heinrich Tolzmann.

Rhineland Emigrants: Lists of German Settlers in Colonial America by Don Yoder.

Virginia Immigrants and Adventurers, 1607-1635: A Biographical Dictionary by Martha McCartney.

Hampshire County (Virginia) Marriages of the 1800s by Vicki Bidinger Horton.

Loyalists in North Carolina During the Revolution by Robert O. Demond.

Nicknames, Past and Present, 5th ed. by Christine Rose.

Military Bounty Land, 1776-1855 by Christine Rose.

Sims Index to Land Grants in West Virginia compiled by West Virginia Auditor’s Office.

 

Also donated as memorials to deceased former LCGS Board Member

 In memory of former LCGS Board member Beverly Dwyer

Scots in New England, 1623-1873 by David Dobson; and

Immigrants to New England, 1700-1775 by Ethel Stanwood Bolton

 

2010

BarbourCollection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Volumes 46, 47 and 49 by Lorraine Cook White

Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U. S. Ports - (Vol. 61) June1891-October 1891

Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U. S. Ports - (Vol. 63) June 1, 1892-December 31, 1892 

National Directory of Churches, Synagogues, and Other Houses of Worship (4 volume set) by J. Gordon Melton and edited by John Krol

Genealogical Resources of the Civil War Era by William Dollarhide

Map Guides to German Parish Registers by Kevan Hansen

    Vol. 24, Thuringia

    Vol. 25, Kingdom of Saxony I

    Vol. 26 - Kingdom of Saxony II

History for Genealogists: Using Chronological Time Lines to Find and Understand Your Ancestors by Judy Jacobson

TennesseeRecords: Bible Records and Marriage Bonds, Volumes 1 and 2, by Jeannette T. Acklen

Pioneers of Davidson County, Tennessee by Edythe R. Whitley

New YorkFoundling Hospital: An Index to the Federal, State and Local Census Records, 1870-1925 by Carolee Inskeep

VirginiaSoldiers of 1776, Compiled from Documents in the Virginia Land Office, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 by Louis A. Burgess

 

Also donated as memorials to deceased former LCGS Board Member

In memory of former LCGS Board member Geraldine Schneller

PennsylvaniaResearch: County and Township Records by John T.Humphrey

Marriages and Deaths from the Pittsburgh Dispatch 1858-1860

 

2009

Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports, (Vol.57) December 1, 1888 - June 30, 1889 by Glazier and Filby

Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports, (Vol.58) July 1889 - April 1890 by Glazier and Filby

The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635 (Vol. V: M-P) by Robert Charles Anderson

Erin’s Sons: Irish Arrivals in Atlantic Canada (Vols. 1 & 2) by Terrence M. Punch

German-English Genealogical Dictionary by Ernest Thode

Female Index to Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England by James Savage

Pennsylvania German Pioneers: The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 1727 to 1808 (Vol.3) by Ralph Beaver Strassburger

Palatine Families of Ireland by Henry Z. Jones, Jr.

New York City Methodist Marriages 1785-1893 by William Scott Fisher; (2 vols.)

Polish Surnames: Origins and Meanings by William F. Hoffman

Roman Catholic Parishes in the Polish People’s Republic in 1984 by Lidia Mullerowa

Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records: (Vol. 4 Bristol - Burlington and Vol. 5 Canaan - Canterbury)

Coroner’s Reports, New York City 1823-1842 abstracted by Kenneth Scott

Coroner’s Reports, New York City 1843-1849 abstracted by Kenneth Scott

Indexes to Marriages and Deaths in the New York Staats-Zeitung 1836-1870 by Frank A. Biebel

Minutes of Coroners Proceedings, City/County of New York 1748-1758, V.15 edited by Francis J. Sypher, Jr.

Naturalizations in the Marine Court, New York City 1827-1835 abstracted by Kenneth Scott

Naturalizations in the Marine Court, New York City 1834-1840 abstracted by Kenneth Scott

 

Also donated as a memorial to deceased former LCGS Board Member

In memory of former LCGS Board member Peg Curtis

Revolutionary War Bounty Land Grants Awarded by State Governments by Lloyd D. Bockstruck

 

2008

Peden, Henry, Marriages and Deaths in the New York Herald (Vols. 3 and 4)

Hutchinson, Richard S., East New Jersey Land Records (7 vols., 1715-1766)

Wright, F. E., Colonial Families of Delaware (6 vols.)

Beverly, Ralph and Catherine, Colonial Families of Delaware (4 vols.)

Glazier, Ira A. and P. William Filby. Germans to America (Vol.21)

 

Also donated as memorials to deceased former LCGS Board Member

In memory of former LCGS Board member Carol Sanderson

Dobson, David, Scottish Emigration to Colonial America 1607-1785

Dobson, David, Searching for Scotch-Irish Roots in Scottish Records 1600-1750


In memory of former LCGS Board member G. Robert Baechle

Census Substitutes and State Census Records, Vo1.1: Eastern States; and Census Substitutes

and State Census Records, Vol. 2: Western States

 

2007

Peden, Henry, Marylanders to Ohio and Indiana: Migrations Prior to 1835

Peden, Henry, More Marylanders to Ohio: Migrations Prior to 1835

Peden, Henry, Marylanders to Tennessee, 1775-1835

Peden, Henry, Marylanders and Delawareans in the French and Indian War, 1756-1763

Peden, Henry, Delaware Militia in the War of 1812

Bentley, Elizabeth Petty, Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York, 1820-1829

Bentley, Elizabeth Petty, Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York, 1830-1832

Livesey, Karen E., Western New York Land Transactions, 1825-1835

Coldham, Peter Wilson, North American Wills Registered in London, 1611-1857

Manwaring, Charles William, Digest of Early Connecticut Probate Records (3 volumes)

Glazier, Ira A. and P. William Filby. Germans to America: Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports

Volume 26 (October 2, 1871-April 30, 1872) Volume 62 (November 2, 1891-May 31, 1892)

 

Also donated as memorials to deceased former LCGS Board Member

In memory of former LCGS Board member Jane Bretschneider:

Shaffer, Stefanie R., Inhabitants of Frederick County, Maryland, Volume 1 (1750-1790

Shaffer, Stefanie R., Inhabitants of Frederick County, Maryland, Volume 2 (1749-1800)

 

2006

Barnes, Robert W., Maryland Marriage Evidences 1634-1718

Bockstruck, Lloyd D., Denizations and Naturalizations in the British Colonies in America, 1607-1775

Dixon, Ruth P., Indexes to Seamen's Protection Certificate Applications and Proofs of Citizenship,

Ports of New Orleans, New Haven, Bath (ME), Ports of Alabama, Connecticut, District of Columbia,

Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire & Rhode Island

Dobson, David, Scots-Irish Links, 1575-1725

Dobson, David, Ships from Ireland to Early America, 1623-1850, Vols. I and II

Finnell, Arthur L., (Ed.), National Huguenot Society Bible Records:

Abstracted from the Files of the Society Holcomb,

Brent H., Passenger Arrivals at the Port of Charleston 1820-1829

Mills, Gary B., Southern Loyalists in the Civil War:

A Composite Directory of Case Files Created by the U.S. Commissioner of Claims,

1871-1880, Including Those Appealed to the War Claims Committee of the

U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Court of Claims

Smith, Clifford Neal, Emigrants from France (Haut-Rhin Department) to America. Pt.1 (1837-1844) and Pt. 2 (1845-1847)

Smith, Clifford Neal, Reconstructed Passenger Lists for 1850:

Hamburg to Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile and the United States

 

2005

Anderson, Great Migrations, vol. 4. (This continues a series already in the collection.)

Cavaliers and Pioneers, Supplement, Northern Neck Grants, 1690-1692.

Dobson, Scots on the Chesapeake.

Dollarhide, New York State Censuses and Substitutes.

DuMelle, Finding Your Chicago Ancestors:

A Beginner's Guide to Family History in the City and Cook County.

Hudgins, Cavaliers and Pioneers, volumes 6 and 7.

llinois State Genealogical Society, Children of Orphan Trains from New York to Illinois and Beyond.

Illinois State Genealogical Society, Illinois GAR Death Roll Transcriptions, 1879-1947.

Peden, Maryland Public Service Records 1775-1783.

Putnam, Early Quaker Records of Southeast Virginia.

Rose, Courthouse Research for Family Historians.

Stratford & Wilson, Certificates and Receipts of Revolutionary New Jersey.

Virginia Genealogical Society, Cavaliers and Pioneers, volume 8. (This title finishes the series already in the collection.)

Waters, Indiana Land Entries, volume 1: Cincinnati District, 1801-1840.

Waters, Indiana Land Entries, volume 2: Vincennes District, 1807-1877.

 

Also donated as memorials to deceased former LCGS Board Member

In memory of former LCGS Board member Carl Asbury

War of 1812 Bounty Lands in Illinois 1876 Atlas of Illinois County Maps

 

In memory of former LCGS Board member Frederick Eugene Oliver

Perky, Nebraska Place Names Spanish-American War Veterans from Nebraska

 

2004

Coldham, Peter W. American Loyalist Claims.

Egle, William H. Virginia Claims to Land in Western Pennsylvania.

Glazier, Ira A. & P. William Filby (Eds.). Germans to America:

Lists of Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports, Volumes 10-16, 30-41, 43, 45-56.

Inskeep, Carolee R. The Children's Aid Society of New York 1855-1925:

An Index to the Federal, State and Local Census Records of Its Lodging Houses.

Maher, James P. Indexes to Marriages and Deaths in the New York Herald, Vol. 2 1856-1863.

Miller, Kerby A. Emigrants and Exiles: Ireland and the Irish Exodus to North America.

Scott, Kenneth. Nineteenth Century Apprentices in New York.

Scott, Kenneth. Petitions for Name Changes in New York City.

Uncapher, Wendy K. How to Read and Understand Meyers Orts-und Verkehrs-Lexikon des Deutschen Reichs.

Uncapher, Wendy K. Lands of the German Empire and Before.

Yoder, Don. Pennsylvania German Immigrants, 1709-1786.

 

2003

Berry, David A. and Ellen T. Berry. Early Ohio Settlers,

Purchasers of Land in East and East Central Ohio, 1800-1840

Boyer, Carl. Ship Passenger Lists: National and New England 1600-1825

Clark, Murtie J. (Compiler). Pension Lists of 1792-1795

Guzik, Estelle M. (Editor). Genealogical Resources in New York

Hayward, John. The New England Gazetteer

Hutchison, Brian W. Researching Irish Church Records. . . Conformist and Non-Conformist

Jones, Henry Z. and Lewis B. Rohrbach. Even More Palatine Families:

18th Century Immigrants to the American Colonies and Their German, Swiss, and Austrian Origins

Mitchell, Brian. Irish Passenger Lists 1803-1806 New York Colonial Muster Rolls 1664-1775, Vols. I and II

Northcott, Dennis and Thomas Brooks. Grand Army of the Republic:

Department of Illinois. Transcriptions of the Death Rolls 1879-1947

Quinlan, James E. and David M. Gold (Ed.) History of Sullivan County, New York

Remington, Gordon L. New York State Probate Records:

A Genealogists Guide to Testate and Intestate Records

Rone, Wendell H., Sr. An Historical Atlas of Kentucky and Her Counties

Taylor, Maureen A. Rhode Island Passenger Lists: Port of Providence 1798-1808; 1820-1872 and Ports of Bristol and Warren 1820-1871

Wright, Tobias A. Staten Island Church Records

 

2002

Allen, Desmond W. First Steps in Genealogy

Beers, Henry P. The Confederacy: Guide to Archives of the Confederate States of America

Chambers, Theodore F. Early Germans of New Jersey: Their History, Churches and Genealogy

Geue, Ethel H. New Homes in a New Land: German Immigration to Texas 1847-1861

Gibson, Jeremy and Mervyn Medlycott. Local Census Listings 1522-1930: Holdings in the British Isles (3rd ed.)

Glazier, Ira A. and P. William Filby. Germans to America: Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports

Vol. 6 (Oct. 24, 1853-May 4, 1854)

Vol. 7 (May 5, 1854-August 4, 1854)

Vol. 8 (August 4, 1854-December 11, 1854)

Masterson, Josephine. 1841/1851 Census Abstracts (Northern Ireland)

Ibid.1841/1851 Census Abstracts (Republic of Ireland)

McCutcheon, Marc. Everyday Life in the 1800s

Nelson, Lynn. Discovering Your Italian Ancestors

Newman, John J. Uncle, We Are Ready! Registering America's Men, 1917-1918

Reid, William D. Loyalists in Ontario

Sturdevant, Katherine S. Bringing Your Family History to Life Through Social History

Trudel, Marcel. Introduction to New France

White, Virgil D. Index to Medal of Honor Recipients 1863-1978

Ibid. Index to Mexican War Pension Files

Ibid. Index to Volunteer Soldiers in Indian Wars and Disturbances 1815-1858

Wilson, Thomas B. Ontario Marriage Notices

Titles from the Everyday Life Series:

Everyday Life During the Civil War Everyday

Life in Colonial America